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In India CAAM launches an agricultural media website

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
2001-01-24
URL:
http://www.undp.org.vn/mlist/envirovlc/012001/post74.htm
Published:
India: International Center New Forests Project, United Nations Development Programme.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 147
Subject Term:
farm journals, farmers, India, indigenous knowledge, journalism, linkages, mass media, participation, publishing, traditional knowledge, traditional media, indigenous media, agricultural journalism, Centre for Alternative Agricultural Media
Notes:
Environment and Development Organization News and Networking, Asia Edition., Announces formation of the Centre for Alternative Agricultural Media (CAAM) to "focus on farmer friendly communication system." Explains that alternative agricultural media emphasize the need for farmer-friendly ideologies and practices in agricultural research and communication. Example cited: farm journals "published by the farmers and pens to farmers' hands." CAAM web site: http://www.farmedia.org